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On the Needles:(0:38)
Gigi is knitting on the Pointed Firs shawl out of smokey grey, it promises to be luxurious and warm.
Gigi is enjoying the (RAVELRY LINK) Excavation, a diagonal fringed scrap blanket out of leftover sock yarn. She absolutely loves this.
Gigi is knitting a pair of (RAVELRY LINK) Jelly Roll socks, out of leftover yarn from the Xmas socks. She needs labels for the socks.
Gigi finished working on her second (RAVELRY LINK) TreppenviertelLink for Sock Labels
Jasmin mentions Papersource, and describes this stamp that inspired the address labels she had printed at Sterling Labels
And the brand new Jurek sweater.
Gigi wore the (RAVELRY LINK) knitmore cowl and a Knitmore 2.0 cowl and one of the new nightshirts.
And socks out of yarn with silk content and sparkly socks.
Lucy Neatby is closing her website LucyNeatby.com by the end of the year, so she can focus on teaching and designing
Mother Knows Best:(25:34)It's heating pad season! Also, microfleece sheets.
When Knitting Attacks: (35:08)
Gigi dropped a stitch on the (RAVELRY LINK) Pointed Firs. and didn’t notice until a few rows later. She couldn’t find her Wanda tool, so I used a fine crochet hook to fix it. This would usually show on a stockinette, but isn’t noticeable in garterstitch
Jasmin’s iPad battery died, along with her KnitCompanion charts
Knits in Space:(41:14)
Listening to Stitch Please. She was talking about making fabric swatches
And Sew On: (50:45)
Gigi is taking a virtual tailoring class at Cañada college.
She cut the interfacing for the coat. She cut the fashion fabric, used white chalk paper to mark. Dritz Wax Free Tracing Paper
Tomorrow, she wants to iron on interfacing, and do all the stay stitching. Friday , she wants to start sewing.
Gigi wants to re -take French Pattern Drafting at Cañada College
Jasmin does so much hand sewing.